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|People QuickFacts||Bethesda CDP||Maryland|
|Population, 2013 estimate||X||5,928,814|
|Population, 2012 estimate||X||5,884,868|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||X||5,773,623|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||X||2.7%|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012||X||1.9%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010||5.5%||6.3%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010||23.2%||23.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010||17.0%||12.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010||52.8%||51.6%|
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a)||83.2%||58.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a)||3.3%||29.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a)||0.1%||0.4%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a)||9.3%||5.5%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010||2.9%||2.9%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b)||6.8%||8.2%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010||77.8%||54.7%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||85.6%||86.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||22.3%||13.8%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||25.6%||16.5%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||98.2%||88.5%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||83.7%||36.3%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||29.2||31.8|
|Housing units, 2010||27,470||2,378,814|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||69.4%||68.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||36.9%||25.5%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$805,900||$304,900|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.41||2.64|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$84,870||$36,056|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$141,817||$72,999|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||2.5%||9.4%|
|Business QuickFacts||Bethesda CDP||Maryland|
|Total number of firms, 2007||9,539||528,112|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||3.2%||19.3%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.3%||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||6.9%||6.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||3.5%||4.9%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||31.8%||32.6%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||01||41,456,097|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||415,863||51,276,797|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,391,078||75,664,186|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||NA||$13,429|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||332,915||10,758,428|
|Geography QuickFacts||Bethesda CDP||Maryland|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||13.29||9,707.24|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||4,579.6||594.8|